Walk Score Logo
Go
Locate me

Living in Van Ness - Forest Hills Washington D.C.

Van Ness - Forest Hills is the 32nd most walkable neighborhood in Washington D.C. with 13,738 residents.

Van Ness - Forest Hills has good public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Cleveland Park, Chevy Chase-DC, Woodley Park, Cathedral - Wesley Heights - McLean Gardens, AU Park - Friendship Heights - Tenley, Mount Pleasant and Glover Park.

Nearby Apartments

69 Walk Score of Van Ness - Forest Hills, Washington D.C., DC

Van Ness - Forest Hills is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

Photo of Soapstone Valley Trail in Van Ness - Forest Hills, Washington D.C.

Soapstone Valley Trail

Photo of VAN NESS-UDC METRO STATION in Van Ness - Forest Hills, Washington D.C.

VAN NESS-UDC METRO STATION

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Van Ness - Forest Hills Washington D.C..

Van Ness - Forest Hills is the 32nd most walkable neighborhood in Washington D.C. with a Walk Score of 69.

Find apartments in Washington D.C.'s most walkable neighborhoods: U-Street, Dupont Circle and Mount Vernon Square.

Van Ness - Forest Hills Washington D.C. Apartments for Rent

Van Ness - Forest Hills Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Van Ness - Forest Hills to other Washington D.C. neighborhoods.

Rank

#

Name

Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

30 Brentwood - Langdon 71 61 57 7,660
31 McMillan Reservoir 70 70 71 776
32 Van Ness - Forest Hills 69 62 52 13,738
33 Colonial Village - Shepherd Park 67 72 52 4,038
34 Fort Totten - Riggs Park 67 74 55 10,960

Moving to Washington D.C. from another city?

Eating & Drinking

There are about 86 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Van Ness - Forest Hills.

People in Van Ness - Forest Hills can walk to an average of 3 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Photo of Starbucks in Van Ness - Forest Hills, Washington D.C.

Starbucks

Photo of Pho 14 in Van Ness - Forest Hills, Washington D.C.

Pho 14

Restaurant Choices Map

= More Choices

thumbnail for Soapstone Valley TrailThis trail is part of the historic Rock Creek Park in DC, and allows for a bit of solitude amidst the big city.

Adam Johnson
on Soapstone Valley Trail

62 Transit Score of Van Ness - Forest Hills, Washington D.C., DC

Van Ness - Forest Hills has Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options. Find Van Ness - Forest Hills Washington D.C. apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Van Ness - Forest Hills has good public transportation and about 13 bus and 1 subway lines passing through it.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Van Ness - Forest Hills on public transit.

Neighborhood Guides

Thinking of renting an apartment or buying in Van Ness - Forest Hills Washington D.C.? Ask our neighborhood guides a question.

WC Smith

WC Smith is a Washington, DC-based multidisciplinary real estate firm. The company has provided integrated real estate services to the Washington metropolitan area and beyond for 45 years.

Ask WC about Van Ness - Forest Hills

http://wcsmith.com/DC-Apartments »

Photo of VAN NESS-UDC METRO STATION in Van Ness - Forest Hills, Washington D.C.

VAN NESS-UDC METRO STATION

Photo of Walgreens in Van Ness - Forest Hills, Washington D.C.

Walgreens

Photo of CVS Pharmacy | Photo in Van Ness - Forest Hills, Washington D.C.

CVS Pharmacy | Photo

52 Bike Score of Van Ness - Forest Hills, Washington D.C., DC

Van Ness - Forest Hills is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

25
100
Bike
Score

     o__
    _.>/ _
___(_)_\(_)___
          
Bike
Lanes

________________
 __  __  __  __
________________
          
Hills
          _
         / \
   _   _/   \
__/ \_/      \__
          
Bike
Commuters
              _
             |_|
/\           |_|
[]...........|_|
          

Photo of Walgreens in Van Ness - Forest Hills, Washington D.C.

Walgreens

Photo of CVS Pharmacy | Photo in Van Ness - Forest Hills, Washington D.C.

CVS Pharmacy | Photo

Photo of Van Ness Station in Van Ness - Forest Hills, Washington D.C.

Van Ness Station

Photo of Van Ness Center in Van Ness - Forest Hills, Washington D.C.

Van Ness Center

Photo of Franklin Montessori School in Van Ness - Forest Hills, Washington D.C.

Franklin Montessori School

Photo of $2200 - 940ft² - Spacious 1BD+den; Amazing park view; Utilities incl; 1 blk Metro (Cleveland Park) in Van Ness - Forest Hills, Washington D.C.

$2200 - 940ft² - Spacious 1BD+den; Amazing park view; Utilities incl; 1 blk Metro (Cleveland Park)

Photo of VAN NESS-UDC METRO STATION in Van Ness - Forest Hills, Washington D.C.

VAN NESS-UDC METRO STATION

Photo of Hearst Elementary School in Van Ness - Forest Hills, Washington D.C.

Hearst Elementary School

Photo of Sidwell Friends School in Van Ness - Forest Hills, Washington D.C.

Sidwell Friends School

Photo of Auguste Montessori School in Van Ness - Forest Hills, Washington D.C.

Auguste Montessori School

Photo of Royal Netherlands Embassy in Van Ness - Forest Hills, Washington D.C.

Royal Netherlands Embassy

Photo of Typical Forest Hills Architecture in Van Ness - Forest Hills, Washington D.C.

Typical Forest Hills Architecture

Photo of Levine School of Music in Van Ness - Forest Hills, Washington D.C.

Levine School of Music

Photo of Howard University, Notre Dame Hall in Van Ness - Forest Hills, Washington D.C.

Howard University, Notre Dame Hall

Walk Score Professional

Real Estate

Walk Score Neighborhood Map

Add Walk Score, Bike Score, and Transit Score to your rental and for sale properties with the Walk Score Widget.

Software Developers

Walk Score APIs

Build apps with Walk Score, public transit data, and commute and travel times via Walk Score APIs.

Data and Analysis

Walk Score Data and Research

Use Walk Score data for real estate, public health, finance, and urban planning research and analysis.